Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A method of navigation which enables an aircraft to follow any course within a network of fixed points relative to which its position can be determined, rather than having to navigate a course directly from one such fixed point to another; navigation by this means.
1960s; earliest use found in Flying.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.